Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for JPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JPA over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 298 229
Rank change year-on-year +13 -69 +61
Permanent jobs citing JPA 27 13 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.13% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.37% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 66
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +31.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £49,375 £51,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £61,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JPA is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,340 3,559 3,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.67% 36.87% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,721 3,146 3,385
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in the West Midlands

JPA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for JPA in the West Midlands

JPA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for JPA in the West Midlands

JPA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 21 £50,000 -
Birmingham -12 5 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 - 1
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JPA.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (88.89%) Spring
4 23 (85.19%) JBoss
5 21 (77.78%) Oracle
5 21 (77.78%) Hibernate
5 21 (77.78%) Scrum
6 20 (74.07%) SQL
7 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
7 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
8 18 (66.67%) MVC
9 17 (62.96%) REST
9 17 (62.96%) Docker
10 16 (59.26%) Spring MVC
10 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (48.15%) Java EE
11 13 (48.15%) J2EE
11 13 (48.15%) Puppet
12 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (40.74%) SOAP
13 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
14 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
14 9 (33.33%) JMS
14 9 (33.33%) TDD
15 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
15 8 (29.63%) HTML
15 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
15 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
15 8 (29.63%) Spring Boot
15 8 (29.63%) Java 8

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (85.19%) JBoss
2 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.81%) Confluence
3 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
3 4 (14.81%) Jetty
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
1 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
4 5 (18.52%) Subversion
5 4 (14.81%) Hudson
5 4 (14.81%) JIRA
6 3 (11.11%) git-flow
7 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
7 2 (7.41%) JUnit
7 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
7 2 (7.41%) TestNG
8 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Billing
2 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.70%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) Spring
2 21 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 17 (62.96%) REST
4 16 (59.26%) Spring MVC
5 13 (48.15%) J2EE
5 13 (48.15%) Java EE
6 11 (40.74%) SOAP
7 9 (33.33%) JMS
8 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) Spring Boot
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) RESTful
10 4 (14.81%) EJB
10 4 (14.81%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (14.81%) JAX-RS
10 4 (14.81%) RESTEasy
10 4 (14.81%) Spring Security
11 3 (11.11%) JavaBeans
12 2 (7.41%) XML
12 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Smart Meter
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Scrum
3 18 (66.67%) MVC
4 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) Microservices
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) BDD
8 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 4 (14.81%) Collateral Management
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Data Transformation
8 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (14.81%) ETL
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) Java 8
5 4 (14.81%) Clojure
5 4 (14.81%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) Puppet
2 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) Marathon
4 3 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Oracle